Tag: Live Music

Whiskey Myers fills the room

Whiskey Myers fills the room
It been a while since we got new music from Whiskey Myers but when you’re on tour sharing the stage with Lynyrd Skynyard, Hank Williams Jr and Jamey Johnson you get cut some slack. When the band announced the new album and tour fans grabbed tickets as soon as they went on sale. Selling out... Read more »

Eric Church brought the double down tour to Chicago for two nights.

Eric Church brought the double down tour to Chicago for two nights.
The energy throughout the whole arena was high as fans filled up the seats. Church started the show on Friday night with the song “That’s Damn Rock & Roll” and was accompanied by backup singing Joanna Cotten who made multiple appearances throughout the night. Church welcomed Chicago to the first night of the double down... Read more »

Kenny Chesney back on top at Solider Field

Kenny Chesney back on top at Solider Field
After a summer of Boy Scout camp, band camp, drum major camp and American Legion Auxiliary Girls State camp not to mention college tours, it feels good to be back behind the camera again and there is no better way than with Kenny Chesney’s Trip Around the Sun Tour. Kenny has been shattering his own attendance records since... Read more »
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CMA Artist of the year returns to Joes Live

CMA Artist of the year returns to Joes Live
Friday night Jon Pardi stopped by Joe’s Live Rosemont. This is Jon’s third headlining tour, the CMT On Tour Presents Jon Pardi’s Lucky Tonight Tour brings with special guest Midland and Runaway June. The nationwide tour has been selling out city after city. Pardi’s blend of country and traditional sound has garnered acclaim and placed him on several “Best Of” lists Pardi’s sophomore... Read more »

Alter Bridge Breaking Out of the Midweek

Alter Bridge Breaking Out of the Midweek
On a Wednesday night in Chicago, most people are just starting to look to make it to the weekend, but for those who ventured out to the Riviera Theatre in Uptown the weekend started early.  Located in Chicago’s historic theatre district the Riviera has hosted it fair share of world class performers since it’s opening... Read more »

After 15 years of headlining, Toby Keith still packs a punch!

After 15 years of headlining, Toby Keith still packs a punch!
The 2016 Interstates & Tailgates tour pulled into Tinley Park’s Hollywood Casino Amphitheater. Along with Toby Keith was Eric Paslay. But as the show was about to kick off, the rains began to come down.  With the chance of showers forecasted, the amphitheater had been watching the weather. When the storm blew up on the radar... Read more »
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The Gamble's Last Deal

The Gamble's Last Deal
Sunday night at Ravinia Festival Associates Kenny Rogers made his last concert appearance. For me it was a chance to take a step back, to my very first concert as I started out to be photographer.  It was 1985 and Sawyer Brown had just won Star Search and was opening for Kenny Rogers at Brookfield... Read more »

Two Way Crossing stops in at Joe's Live!

Two Way Crossing stops in at Joe's Live!
It was spring of 2014 Jenny and Blake Marvin packed up their Denver, Co home and headed east to Nashville, TN.  They wanted to immerse themselves in with the best in the business.  It was this move that brought Kevin Smith (guitar), Jason Mossman (drums), Clint Reynolds (bass) and Tony Aichele (guitar) to the mix.... Read more »

Described as a cross between Toby Keith and Eric Church look out here comes Adam Fears.

Described as a cross between Toby Keith and Eric Church look out here comes Adam Fears.
Adam like most, figured he would follow in his father’s footsteps.  It was only after some long conversations with  “the man upstairs” that got him into the music business. While attending Texas A&M he began to draw a following but not until his final year that his opportunity in country music arose.  “We [the band] were all about... Read more »
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Joe's Live In Rosemont Hosts Two of Nashville's rising stars

Joe's Live In Rosemont Hosts Two of Nashville's rising stars
Even now that Elizabeth Lyons now calls Nashville home, She grew up a local gal in Chicago.  Elizabeth moved to Nashville to attend collage at Vanderbilt University. Her collage days still plays a part in the music she writes and sins like her single #PartyRules. Her open and warm smile and friendly personality comes through on stage. She engages her fans every... Read more »